Posts Tagged ‘IHS Fairplay’

Fairplay’s Friday wrap

Fairplay’s Friday wrap
Yannick Guerry, News Editor at Fairplay Muslims around the world today celebrate the feast of Eid-al-Fitr, the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. During Ramadan, Muslims are encouraged to shun material excess and reflect on what really matters, and afterwards comes the feast. READ MORE Shipping...
June 15th, 2018 | Communication, Press and Media, Religion | Read More

News alert from IHS on Petrobas scandal, Piraeus, Yemen…

News alert from IHS on Petrobas scandal, Piraeus, Yemen…
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS Piraeus privatisation back on as COSCO China bids COSCO China is to bid for a majority stake in Greece’s port of Piraeus following an apparent change of heart regarding...
March 31st, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Corruption, HR, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

IHS Maritime 360 Weekly news alert – Port death, ferry sinking, strikes – 20 Feb. 2015

IHS Maritime 360 Weekly news alert – Port death, ferry sinking, strikes – 20 Feb. 2015
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS Updated: Hamburg Süd seals CCNI deal German liner company Hamburg Süd has confirmed the long-awaited signing of its purchase agreement for the container line business of Chilean...
February 20th, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Environment, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, Maritime Accidents, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Safety and Security, Strikes | Read More

IHSMaritime360 – your weekly news and insight – 28 Jan 2015

IHSMaritime360 – your weekly news and insight – 28 Jan 2015
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS Fire breaks out on Olsen cruise ship Boudicca An engine room fire broke out at about 4am on Sunday aboard the Fred Olsen cruise ship Boudicca while it was sailing off the coast of Casablanca,...
January 28th, 2015 | Press and Media, Reports | Read More

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight- 21 January 2015

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight- 21 January 2015
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS FPSO orders hit five-year low in 2014 FPSO ordersThe number of floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels ordered in 2014 was at its lowest since the global financial...
January 21st, 2015 | Communication, Company Profiles, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight – 14 Jan. 2015

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight – 14 Jan. 2015
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS News insight: Falling oil prices impact OSV market After several successive years of strong growth, owners and managers in the offshore supply vessel (OSV) segment are looking at 2015 with...
January 14th, 2015 | Associations, Communication, Environment, HR, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight – 7Jan. 2015

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight – 7Jan. 2015
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS News insight: ‘Ghost ships’ reveal flaws in Port State Control regime Smuggling of migrants to Europe on two merchant ships over Christmas and the New Year has raised questions...
January 7th, 2015 | Press and Media | Read More

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight 31Dec2014

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight 31Dec2014
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS Norman Atlantic death toll rises The deathtoll following the Norman Atlantic ferry fire has now climbed to 12, including two Albanian seafarers killed during the towage of the...
December 31st, 2014 | Associations, HR, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight – 17 Dec 2014

IHSMaritime360 weekly – news, video and insight – 17 Dec 2014
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS No end to slow steaming The world’s two largest container lines have no plans to speed up their long-haul east/west services despite the recent steep falls in bunker prices. Speaking...
December 17th, 2014 | Associations, Press and Media | Read More

Daydreaming helmsman blamed for ship grounding

Daydreaming helmsman blamed for ship grounding
The grounding of cargo ship Bosphorus in Brisbane River, Australia, on October 29 last year was the result of the helmsman becoming ‘zoned out’ and disengaged, and his failure to follow instructions, a report found.Zoe Reynolds writes: (source: IHS Maritime 360) Poor crew and pilotage safety...
September 24th, 2014 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Legal, Maritime Accidents, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Rising LPG exports to support VLGC rates

Rising LPG exports to support VLGC rates
A worker checks cylinders of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). Photo: PA Expanding LPG exports, especially out of the US Gulf, would support freight rates for very large gas carriers at over $100/tonne, said IHS Waterborne Energy. (source: IHS) As of yesterday, the Baltic Exchange assessed freight rates...
September 11th, 2014 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Chartering, Energy, Environment, Fixtures, LPG, Markets, News, Shipping Indices | Read More